Why Religion Matters
The Fate of the Human Spirit in An Age of DisbeliefBook - 2001
A call for the restoration of religion as a humanizing force for individuals and society draws on theological, philosophical, scientific, and historical sources to provide a social critique on the spiritual condition of the world. By the author of The World's Religions. Reprint.
Huston Smith, the author of the classic bestseller The World's Religions, delivers a passionate, timely message: The human spirit is being suffocated by the dominant materialistic worldview of our times. Smith champions a society in which religion is once again treasured and authentically practiced as the vital source of human wisdom.
The author shares his insights into the future role of religion in human affairs as he explores the challenges confronting the human spirit in the modern world.